The core of the WordPress query, the loop offers an easy way to access post information and display it on your website.

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Latest Post Styled Different Than other Posts

I'm just completely mixed-up with this. I need the 1st post of the loop looks differently, as a kind of magazine style, you know: bigger thumbnail and bigger title. I tried already nth-of-type in ...
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Page-loop is looping content from custom loops on the same site. How to avoid that?

i've made a custom home-page (with a template) and i'm using three loops on this site: two category-loops and on the bottom of the site the main loop for the page (the page content). the problem is: ...
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need help looping add_action in wp

i would like to know the proper way to do this $dynValue=5;//loop this many times //start of my loop for ($num=1; $num <= $dynValue; $num++){ //note the incremented number ($num) in the call back ...
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Query last updated posts (posts updated in the last 24 hours)

I'm having some difficulty to find an example of how to create a loop with posts that had been updated in the last 24 hours. My idea is to have a page of posts or perhaps on the index.php a lists of ...
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display news with pictures 3 small and one large (loop)

I'm trying to put 4 news with pictures 3 small and one large, have gotten displaying them but the "large" is repeated with the last "small" <?php $b=1; $args = array( ...
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Infinite Redirect Loop after moving to subdirectory

I installed WordPress locally and created a theme, which worked fine. Now, as I wanted to deploy the site to a webserver via FTP, I got stuck by an 301 Redirect loop which makes it impossible to ...
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How can I implement pagination on custom category page?

I have created a custom template page for every one of my categories. I am using a foreach loop in order to fetch the posts of this specific category in my page. if (is_page()) { ...
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Multiple instances of Featured Image Thumbnail As A Background On Homepage

Here's what I'm trying to do: Make it so the first 6 posts are displayed differently on the homepage than posts 7 and on. The first six posts should grab their featured thumbnail images and use them ...
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Styling first post using Advanced Custom Fields

I'm working with a company's About page. I created a custom post type for "Employees", and am using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create simple meta boxes for name, title, image, and bio. The ...
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Post from one loop in different containers?

Is there a way to output posts from a single loop in multiple containers? Ideally I'd like to have the posts title/meta/content etc alternate between first-container and second-container, but I can't ...
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$query conflicting with other queries in the same page

This is my front page: <?php /** * Template Name: Front Page * * @package bbPress * @subpackage Theme */ get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <div id="content" ...
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Divide loop into several columns based on post custom field and enable infinite scrolling

How can I divide WP loop into several columns based on post custom field and enable invinite scrolling? Below is the desired output markup based on Twitter Bootstrap framework. <div ...
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One loop for sticky, one for all the rest - how, without specifying category?

I have styled an archive page to display one sticky post at the top with special design, and then to display all the rest of the posts in that category (except the sticky post) listed in standard ...
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Loop posts without any taxonomy

I've grouped my pages by some custom taxonomy. But I need to care about those without any taxonomy set. My code is: $page_groups = get_terms('page_group'); //get all existing page groups foreach ...
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WP_Query post at custom position

Lets say I have a custom query which based on two custom post types: $wp_query = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => array('post-type-1', 'post-type-2'), 'post_status' => ...
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Exclude Authors based off date of last post

I have several writers that range from frequent to one-time writers for my blog. On my Author page, I would like to separate out writers that have not posted an article in 6 months. It would be nice ...
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Display custom field outside the loop

Inside of my WordPress theme directory I have a standalone PHP file called image, this currently looks like this.... <?php define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); ...
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Using pagination with multiple loops causes it to break

I'm have two loops on my index page. One fetches the latest posts from the 'work' category and the other fetches the latest from the 'blog' category. (see below) I am also using a plugin called ...
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Exclude post formats in custom loop

I'm trying to exclude all post formats but standard from a page template loop that displays 4 latest posts. For some reason I can't get the query to work. This is my page template global $paged, ...
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Converting multiple loops into one single loop with pagination

I am using Isotope jquery plugin to filter/sort posts in Wordpress but to correctly filter the posts into the right order I have needed to output each category one after the other. To do this I've ...
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wpdb inside foreach loop only returns first result - 2 other similar cases found

@Milo Problem solved, found spaces in the array $arrname. I was trying to get post id using post_name. First of all I stored all post_name in an array an then loop through the array to use the key ...
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Displaying posts on Homepage

I am wondering how to add a column to my homepage that shows the five most recent posts from the blog page located under the "Latest News" heading. Here is the link to my development site. ...
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Tables not showing divs and loop/php items

I know this is an absurd questions, as who uses tables anymore? I got handed this and just need to make it work really. I don't know anything about tables so it's been a learning experience. I ...
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How do I filter a custom post type loop by a field?

OK, very simple task, I'm just not good at PHP. I have a page where I want to list some staff using a styled list. Here is the page all working fine, I just need to divide the results - ...
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Change loop to display items in order

I am trying to customise a search query so that items returned are ordered in descending order. I have managed to find the loop that generates the results.... global $wp_query; $args = array( ...
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Load featured article once in a loop

I'm working on a WP-Touch theme and I have a template file that looks like this: <?php get_header(); ?> <?php locate_template( 'featured-post.php', true, false ); ?> <?php ...
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Filtering posts by WORD in custom field

I need to filter my posts in categories pages, by showing only posts that have specific WORD in custom field value. I need php code that i should add in loop for this category. Details: I need loop ...
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Showposts doesn't show the number of posts indicated

on my homepage, I'm using several loops to display posts from different categories in various sections of the page. The code I'm adding before the loop is : <?php ...
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Home page loop with pagination problem

I used a loop to display posts from specific categories, then add the code for WP_Paginate plugin under that loop ... below my posts I see pagination links from 1 --> 5 , however when I press page 2 ...
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Sort by category and then date?

I'll try to be as clear as possible. My Wordpress site has multiple custom categories and posts types all which need to be displayed on the home page blogroll. But I need the first post on the ...
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Listing Specific Categories from Current Post with Depth

I've been on this for sometime and been having a ton of issues to find a proper way to do what I'm trying to achieve. An Example would be as follows: I have a featured Image with a rollover and I ...
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How to looping taxonomy terms?

is there any way to loop terms in a way they display in menu? Eg: Let say I have 2 taxonomies in a post type - tax1 and tax2. They are not hierarchical to each other. If I have posts that have ...
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Only show posts with image and the correct ammount of posts in loop

This script makes a loop showing only posts with images, but I have a problem. It doesnt show the right ammount of posts pr page. Probably because it counts the total nr of posts, including the ones ...
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The loop: more posts than I want to fit on one page

I am working on using the wordpress loop to call posts from my wordpress blog into my website. I have my loop set up to grab the 10 most recent posts under the portfolio category and display them on ...
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loop mix my child-category and parent-category

i explain the situatio I'm having: I have a blog, which on the homepage, have display the most recent post. For each post category, I have set up one specific color and icon by css. ex: for ...
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Why am I getting posts back when I shouldnt

I have the the following variables being populated: $posts = wp_get_recent_posts(array ( 'numberposts' => 4, 'post_status' => 'publish' )); $categoryPosts = wp_get_recent_posts(array ( ...
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Get author meta data with no published posts in author.php?

Unfortunately the following codes only echo the spcefic default and custom author datas if the author has at least one published post :( <?php the_author_meta('description'); ?> <?php ...
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How to Display Post View Count

I am trying to display post view counts. I've tried below function to display the post view count, but I'm getting same post view for all the post in loop. Not getting correct post view count. ...
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Showing ads after posts in home page

I am using this code for showing ads after one post in the home page. It's working fine. But I want to show an ad after one post and another one ads after 5 post. What will the loop be. Any ...
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Excerpt all post content Content Same Size without word cutting off

On my category page there are list of 24 posts with title and excerpt content. To display specific lengths of content, I am using substr function. Now the issue is that each post excerpt content are ...
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Duplicate post problem

I have two loops. One that shows only one post, the other shows four. however i'm getting duplicate posts. Loop one <?php $my_query = new WP_Query('showposts=1'); while ...
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repeating posts on 2nd page to posts

I am having an issue where I wanted to strip out all categories but one from the homepage so I added the following to the loop: query_posts('cat=2'); However now the issue is that page one of the ...
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Limitless amount of posts in custom archive page

I want to get rid of pagination completely on my custom archive, I want everything on 1 page. How can I do this? Currently I'm getting my posts with: <?php query_posts($query_string . ...
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534 views

How to toggle a div element between two images when click two submit buttons in a wordpress loop?

How to toggle a div element between two images in a wordpress loop when click two submit buttons simultaneously? I have one div, 1st image should select when i click on the first submit button and ...
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Exceprt not displaying

I am using a custom template homepage in which I want to display some excerpt from a category but it's not displaying as I code for just the_excerpt. I have a confusion too, they say the the_excerpt ...
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Custom field not showing

I am trying to get 3 images and their links which I have defined as custom fields. The custom field aren't displayed and when I var_dump() my get_post_meta() it returns string(0)"", what am i doing ...
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Same posts within a paginated page

I have a specific template that displays only posts from a category (350). When I paginate my posts, the posts stay the same. Below is some code that makes up this template. Any ideas how to correct ...
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Multiple loop with pagination in same page

In my home page i have two <section> in which i perform two different loops on different post categories. Here the code: <section> <ul class="loop-article"> ...
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955 views

Adding vkontakte social “like” button to posts results in multiple buttons on first post only

I'm trying to add a VKontakte (pretty much the russian version of Facebook) "like" button to wordpress posts by placing it within the loop along with Twitter/Facebook "like/share" buttons. While this ...
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Limit wordpress posts loop to continue onto another page

Theres a site i did that on the home page, i created kind of like a news box type of thing which is what the client wanted... the posts bit im using to limit the posts on the index page is ...